Pumpkin pie smoothies are delicious and nutritious. Additionally, they are super easy to make, so you can have them anytime. You don’t have to wait until pumpkins are in season, since this recipe uses canned pumpkin. You also don’t need to wait for your favorite coffee shop announces that the pumpkin flavor is now available.
Southern mamas add a whole new element to parenting. If you have one, you know exactly what I’m talking about. For example, they don’t just tell you how good you have it. They kick it up a notch and let you know what you’ll be thinking in the future by saying, “Some day you’ll thank
Popcorn is one of my favorite snacks of all time. Since it reminds me of happy events, I like to eat it when I need a quick pick-me-up. Growing up, my mom popped corn in a large covered saucepan. She poured just the right amount of oil, got it hot, and added the corn. After
Shepherd’s pie has got to be one of my husband’s and my all-time favorite comfort foods. It has a wonderful blend of flavors from the meat, potatoes, vegetables, and cheese. What’s more is you serve it warm, so it makes you feel good from the inside out. Another thing we like about this is that
Sesame ginger ribs are the ideal family dinner when you feel like you need something different. Not only are they hearty, but they also pack a lot of flavor. A few nights ago, my husband and I were talking about how it’s so easy to get into a rut with dinner rotations. Consequently, I started
Mediterranean salads are packed with flavor and heart-healthy nutrients. For this reason, these salads are ideal for a family dinner. What’s nice about this salad is you can easily personalize the ingredients on each family member’s plate. I have one daughter who doesn’t care for cheese, so I would leave off the feta on hers.
Egg muffin cups have made my life so much easier. Most mornings, I’m fine with oatmeal, but there are times when I need protein when I first get up. Since eggs are the ideal breakfast food, these muffin cups are the perfect thing in the morning. I typically make a dozen egg muffin cups at
A coconut macaroon is not only among my favorite types of cookies, but it can also be made gluten-free. In fact, leaving out the flour allows the flavor of the coconut to be more pronounced. However, if you want to make them more dense, you may use traditional white flour or almond flour. Before you
Crockpot chicken stew, like many other dishes I prepare, came from the need to use some leftovers. We had barbecued chicken drumstick quarters a few nights ago. Since I hate wasting food, I looked around the fridge and pantry and came up with this recipe. I actually thought about making my chicken and rice casserole.
A zucchini boat is a great dinner option to get the family to eat more veggies. In fact, when I make this dish, my non-veggie-loving husband smiles. In addition to being delicious, it’s a budget-friendly family dinner. One of the keys to preparing a vegetable the family will love is to infuse lots of flavor.